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Cydney, James and Thomas of the W-Underdogs team. Photo credit: Roy Gumpel
Dogs

This Veteran Volunteer Pairs At-Risk Kids With Neglected Animals

Gracie Hamlin founded W-Underdogs in Atlanta to empower kids by helping them rescue and care for stray dogs and cats.

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Iris and her pet cat, Thula
Cats

A Kitten Became Her Daughter's Perfect Companion

She worried her daughter's severe autism would prevent her from knowing true love and joy. Then came Thula.

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An injured golden retriever
Pets

How to Tell If Your Pet Is Hurting

Is your animal companion in pain? Here are some signs to look out for.

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Baby Kyle in the car
Pets

Meet a Real-Life Father Goose

He rescued an abandoned Canada gosling six years ago and they've been together since.

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Twin baby bats weighing three grams each
Stories of Hope

How a Baby Bat Reassured Her During a Tough Transition

She was fully invested in caring for the tiny injured creature, but she soon realized how much she needed the little bat, too.

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The Johnsons posing with their goat
Pets

A Retired School Principal Finds Joy in a Unique Passion Project

David Johnson ended up building the tallest goat tower in the world.

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Grizzly bear
Life Advice

Tips to Help You Stay Safe from Wildlife While Hiking

Would you know what to do if you encountered a bear on your hike? How about a rattlesnake, coyote, or even an angry goat?

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Dog smiles at a computer
Dogs

How Dogs Are Helping People During the Covid-19 Crisis

Canine heroes are delivering food, visiting from a distance and providing for the front lines 

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Steve Greig and his family of dogs.
Dogs

He Adopts Overlooked Animals

This accountant gives senior dogs and disabled animals, including a pig and a turkey, the love they deserve.

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Georgeanne Irvine holding a flamingo.
Pets

4 Life Lessons Learned at the San Diego Zoo

She worked at the zoo for more than 40 years; the animals taught her about friendship, courage, resilience and more.

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